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What lies behind the Sony battery recall? Cracked MLCCs or the absence of an NTC resistor?
Nuying Huang, Taipei; Esther Lam, DIGITIMES

Although the major cause of the recent Sony battery recall has not been revealed, passive component makers suspect that cracking of the multi-layer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) or the inappropriate use of negative temperature coefficient (NTC) resistors...

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